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Saint Louis Zoo

177 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Sara
Sara
May 27, 2015
Lions, Tigers & Bears! Oh My! and of course Penguins too. Plus the Zoo is free to enter! Great way to stretch the legs.
Emma
Emma
August 22, 2020
The zoo is located in Forest Park. Admission is free, but advanced tickets are required to enter. Reserve your free tickets online.
Kelsi
Kelsi
August 19, 2020
90-acre zoo featuring animals such as penguins, bears & elephants, plus a train ride (fee).
Jen
Jen
May 30, 2016
The St. Louis Zoo! It's one of the best AND it's free!
Carla And Mark
Carla And Mark
January 7, 2016
Fantastic zoo and it's free!!!
Shawn
Shawn
December 14, 2019
St. Louis Zoo is nationally recognized as a top 3 zoo in the country and is free to enter. Located in Forest Park, which is the 2nd largest city park in the country, it is surrounded by art and history museums amongst many other attractions.
Kristin
Kristin
January 22, 2019
St Louis Zoo One of the best in the country. Free Admission. Free Street Parking in Forest Park
Cheri
Cheri
November 16, 2020
One of the best zoo's in the country... and it's free!
David & Emily
David & Emily
November 20, 2018
One of the nation's finest zoos.
Sarah (& Andy)
Sarah (& Andy)
June 30, 2016
Not only is it one of the best zoos in the country, but it's free!
Rueben
Rueben
October 15, 2019
Right inside Forest Park! Always free and fun for everybody
Emilia
Emilia
February 26, 2019
Saint Louis has one of the nation's best free zoos. Parking gets a bit crowded once a day gets busy, so be ready to either pay for parking or walk a bit. You can see large African cats, hippos, penguins, otters, and so much more.
Amy
Amy
August 27, 2020
in Forest Park and so fun to walk around, make sure you visit the Penguin exhibit and bring a jacket!
Robert
Robert
October 10, 2018
One of the best rated Zoo’s in the United States, and it’s free!
Rika
Rika
April 19, 2015
St Louis Zoo is good kids trip
Jennifer
Jennifer
October 18, 2020
One of the best in the Country
Jonathan
Jonathan
November 20, 2018
FREE! One of the premier zoos in the world is just a couple of miles away and did we mention its free? Make sure you try out the Railroad, kids love it.

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Location
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone+1 314-781-0900
Websitestlzoo.org
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
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